About Dr. Wensheng Qin
July 2017-Present: Professor in Biotechnology and Bioproducts, Lakehead University, Canada.
July 2019-December 2019: Visiting Research and Scientific Exchange in Multiple Universities in Canada, China, and USA.
July 2014-December 2014: Visiting Research Fellow in the Department of Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology, Yale University, USA.
July 2010-: Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Natural Resources Management, Lakehead University, Canada.
2012-2017: Associate Professor in Biotechnology and Bioproducts, Lakehead University, Canada.
2008-2013: Ontario Research Chair in Biorefining Research, Lakehead University, Canada.
2008-2012: Assistant Professor in Biotechnology and Bioproducts, Lakehead University, Canada.
Before joining the Lakehead University, Qin studied and/or worked in multiple institutions in China, Canada, Mexico, and USA. For examples: Canada (University of Waterloo, University of Toronto, Queen’s University), USA (Kansas State University, Carnegie Institution of Science, Stanford University), Mexico (CINVESTAV, National Polytechnic Institute of Mexico), China (Faculty of Agriculture and Biotechnology at Zhejiang University), etc.
Postdoctoral Research, Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Stanford University, USA.
PhD. Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Queen’s University, Canada.
Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, China.
BSc. Agriculture and Biotechnology, Zhejiang University, China.
Scholarly and Professional Activities
(13). July 2020-Present: Editorial Board Review Editor of the Frontiers in Microbiology Journal, UK.?
(12). January 2020-Present: Lead Guest Editor of Bioresources and Bioprocessing (BIOB) Journal, Springer, Germany.
(11). November 2016-Present: Editorial Board Member, Canadian Journal of Biotechnology, Canada.
(10). November 2016-Present: Editorial Board Member, Fermentation Journal, Switzerland.
(9). 2013-Present: Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering, Canada.
(8). 2012-Present: Senior Editor, Microbiology Discovery, UK.
(7). 2010-Present: Senior Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (IJBMB), USA.
(6). 2009-Present: Editorial Board Member, Journal of Molecular Microbiology and Biotechnology, Switzerland.
(5). 2009-Present: Review Editor, Biotechnology and Molecular Biology Reviews, Malaysia.
(4). 2008-Present: Editorial Board Member, International Journal of Biological Sciences (IJBS), USA.
(3). 2010-2013, Associate Editor, Journal of Applied Microbiology, UK.
(2). 2010-2013, Associate Editor, Letter in Applied Microbiology, UK.
(1). July 2008-June 2011: Editorial Advisor of the Biochemical Journal, UK.